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Getty Research Institute
by Enault, Louis, 1824-1900
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"Paris - Salon"--Half t.p
California Digital Library
by Williams, J. David
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Topic: United States -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
by True, Clarence, [from old catalog] comp
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Topics: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works, New York (City) -- Riverside drive. [from old catalog]
The Library of Congress
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Topic: Atlantic City (N.J.) -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
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Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
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Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
by King, Moses, 1853-1909; Mills, William Wirt, 1867-
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Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
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Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
Prelinger Archives
by Edward C. Simmel
movies
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Pictorial explanation of historic & economic causes for emergence of new york as one of world's largest cities & of its vital relation to rest of America. Produced by Edward C. Simmel; Written by Irwin Braun; Directed by Ted Myers; Supervised by James Warren Sever.
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Topic: need keyword
The Library of Congress
by Williams, Jesse Lynch, 1871-1929
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The water-front.--The walk up-town.--The cross streets.--Rural New York city
Smithsonian Libraries
by Brown, Henry Collins, 1862-1961
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Called "new series" because of its similarity to "Manual of the corporation of the city of New York", 1841-1870
Topics: Mines and mineral resources, Caves, Tunnels, Social history -- 19th century
American Libraries
by Figuier, Louis, 1819-1894
texts
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Vol. 1. L'électricité.--vol. 2. Grands tunnels et railways métropolitans.--vol. 3. Les voies ferrées dans les deux mondes.--vol. 4. Isthmes et canaux
Topics: Technology, Inventions
The Library of Congress
by Moerlein, George
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Added t.-p. and lining-papers illustrated in colors; initials
Topic: Voyages around the world
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Moerlein, George
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Topic: Voyages around the world
University of Illinois at Chicago
by Illinois Theatre (Chicago, Ill.); Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU
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Description based on: Jan. 13, 1901; title from cover
Topic: Illinois Theatre (Chicago, Ill.)
University of Illinois at Chicago
by Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU
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Cover title
Topics: Palace of Fine Arts (Chicago, Ill.), Parks
University of Illinois at Chicago
by Albertype Co; Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU
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"Copyright ... by A. Wittemann."
University of Illinois at Chicago
by Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU
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Cover title
University of Illinois at Chicago
by Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU
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Cover title
Topics: United States -- Guidebooks, Canada -- Guidebooks
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Checchetelli, Giuseppe; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
American Libraries
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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Translation of Le règne animal distribué d'après son organisation ..
Topic: Animals
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826; Geyer, Carl; Kirby, W. F. (William Forsell), 1844-1912; Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826. Sammlung exotischer Schmitterlinge
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Bound in three volumes: plates bound in two volumes, text in separate volume
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826; Geyer, Carl; Wytsman, Philogène, 1866-1925, former owner. DSI; Dutreux, Aug., former owner. DSI; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner DSI
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Engraved t.p
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera, genealogy
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826; Geyer, Carl; Wytsman, Philogène, 1866-1925, former owner. DSI; Dutreux, Aug., former owner. DSI; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner DSI
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Engraved t.p
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Staudinger, Otto, 1830-1900; Schatz, E., joint author; Röber, J; Langhans, H
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1. th. Exotische tagfalter in systematische reihenfolge mit berücksichtigung neuer arten von dr. O. Staudinger unter technischer mitwirkung von dr. H. Langhans. 1 . bd. Beschreibungen. 2. bd. Abbildungen.-2. th. Die familien und gattungen der tagfalter systematisch und analytisch bearb. von dr. E. Schatz. Nach dem tode des verfassers fortgesetzt von J. Röber
Topic: Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Frédol, Alfred; Lackerbauer, P
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Florence Gould Foundation;
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Maeterlinck, Maurice, 1862-1949
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Topic: Spring
Topics: Botany, Pictorial works, Pre-Linnean works
botanicus
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Topics: Botany, Pictorial works, Pre-Linnean works, West Indies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Gandini, Francesco, b. 1792; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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On t. p. of v. 1: Descrizione geografica, storica, pittorica, statistica, postale e commerciale dell' Italia
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Tymms, W. R. (William Robert); Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877
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Illustrated t.-p. in colors
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Topics: Alphabets, Initials, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Salem College
by Salem College (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Topics: Salem College --Students--Yearbooks., Salem College--Periodicals., College yearbooks--North...
Salem College
by Salem College (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Topics: Salem College --Students--Yearbooks., Salem College--Periodicals., College yearbooks--North...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Mutinelli, Fabio; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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Title vignette
California Digital Library
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Printed yellow wrappers; wood-engraved, captioned vignettes of wood-lark and canary-bird on upper wrapper, ounce and dog on lower wrapper
Topics: Animals, English language -- Alphabet
Owen, C.T. Handlist of ill. children's books
Topics: Peddlers and peddling -- England, Depersonalization
California Digital Library
by Ségur, Sophie, comtesse de, 1799-1874; Sterrett, Virginia Frances
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A wonderful book with 5 timeless French fairy tales magnificently illustrated with 8 beautiful and dramatic full page color and many black and white drawings by Virginia Frances Sterrett. "Done when she was only 19 years of age, this was Sterrett's (Chicago born) first book, and she is often referred to as the 'female Kay Nielsen'."
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Topic: Fairy tales
Brooklyn Museum
by William Merritt Chase
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Asian textiles and Japanese kimonos were highly popular as decorations and costumes in late nineteenth-century European and American interiors. William Merritt Chase, whose famous New York studio was filled with a vast array of art objects including textiles, ceramics, wood carvings, and metalwork from all over the world, joined in the growing vogue for Japanese costume subjects with a number of paintings of female models robed in beautifully patterned kimonos. The popularity of such images was...
Topics: art, American Art
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pino, Domenico; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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Includes index
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Last Supper in art
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Rio, A.-F. (Alexis-François), 1797-1874; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Topic: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
The Medical Heritage Library
by Cheselden, William, 1688-1752
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Head and tail pieces; initials
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
''Book reference list'':p. [192-193]
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Topics: Printing, Book ornamentation, Decoration and ornament
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Initials, Wood-engraving, Block books, Illustrated books
Glasgow School of Art
by Gowans, Adam Luke
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Adam Luke Gowans graduated with an MA from the University of Glasgow in 1895 before entering publishing. This scrapbook was probably used to compile examples of historiated initials and letters that could be used as the basis for those in his published works.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Ibbs, Edith A
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Getty Research Institute
by Woodbury, Walter B. (Walter Bentley), 1834-1885; Naish, Francis Clement; Ward, Lock, & Tyler, publisher
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Introductory text by Francis Clement Naish
Topics: Landscape photography, Architectural photography, Curiosities and wonders
Getty Research Institute
by Leader, Alfred; John Wright & Co., publisher; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd., publisher
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Includes index
Getty Research Institute
by Robinson, Stanford Frederick Hudson, 1869-
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Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Bible, Bible, Bible, Bible, Book of Kells, Codex Durmachensis, Lindsfarne Gospels, Miniature...
Getty Research Institute
by Le Bouteux, Michel, 18th cent; Mariette, Jean, 1660-1742. CMalG
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Engraved throughout
Topics: Gardens, Parks, Landscape architecture
Getty Research Institute
by Lemonnier, Camille, 1844-1913
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Getty Research Institute
by Molinier, Emile, 1857-1906; Marcou, Frantz, b. 1860; Librairie centrale des beaux-arts (Paris, France); Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France)
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Topic: Art, French
Contains 50 original albumen prints
Topic: Photography
Getty Research Institute
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Plates 1-30 illustrate human proportions measured from antique statues, such as the Laocoön, the Farnese Hercules, and the statue of Pyramus in the Ludovici Collection
Topics: Proportion, Figure sculpture, Sculpture, Classical, Proportion -- Pictorial works, Figure sculpture...
Getty Research Institute
by Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637; Bry, Johann Theodor de, 1561-1623?; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650
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Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...
The Getty Alchemy Collection
by Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637; Bry, Johann Theodor de, 1561-1623?; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650
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Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...
Topics: 1682, Botany, Early works to 1800, England, Engravings, gmgpc, Plants anatomy, Pre-Linnean works,...
American Libraries
by Royal Society (Great Britain). Krakatoa Committee; Symons, G. J. (George James), 1838-1900, ed; Judd, John W. (John Wesley), 1840-1916; Strachey, Richard, Sir, 1817-1908; Wharton, W. J. L. (William James Lloyd), 1843-1905; Evans, F. J. (Frederick John), 1815-1885; Russell, Francis Albert Rollo, b. 1849; Archibald, Douglas, b. 1851; Whipple, George Mathews, 1842-1893
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Vk8PAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Baer, C. H. (Casimir Hermann), 1870-1942
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Printed in Germany
Topics: Interior decoration, Décoration intérieure
The Medical Heritage Library
by Haller, Albrecht von, 1708-1777; Bichat, Xavier, 1771-1802. Anatomie générale; Haller, Albrecht von, 1708-1777. Icones anatomicae; Flagg, Josiah F. (Josiah Foster), 1789-1853; Warren, John Collins, 1778-1856; Thomas B. Wait and Co., printer
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The American edition was prepared under the supervision of J. C. Warren, who improved the references to the plates, revised in part the descriptions of the great arteries, and added the general description of the arteries (p. [9]-18) The "division of the arteries" was derived from Bichat. Cf. "Advertisement," signed: John C. Warren
Topic: Arteries
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Waugh, Frank Albert, 1869-1943
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Bibliography: p.[141]-145
Topic: Theater, Open-air
Building Technology Heritage Library
by American Theater Equipment Company
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38., illus, 28 cm, trade catalog
Topics: audio-visual equipment, Division 11, equipment, movie projector, projection screens
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788; Guéneau de Montbéliard, Philibert, 1720-1785; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner. BRL; Boston Public Library (John Adams Library) BRL
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Written by Buffon in collaboration with Gueneau de Montbeillard
Topic: Birds
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Du Couëdic de Villeneuve, Pierre Louis, 1743-1822; Dinsmoor, Silas; Adams, Charles Francis, 1807-1886, former owner. BRL; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner. BRL; Boston Public Library) John Adams Library BRL
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Engraved frontispiece on verso facing t.p
Topic: Bee culture
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784; Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783; Mouchon, Pierre, 1733-1797; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784; Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783; Mouchon, Pierre, 1733-1797; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784; Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783; Mouchon, Pierre, 1733-1797; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Chambers, George Frederick, 1841-1915
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Vol. 1. The sun, planets, and comets.- Vol. 2. Instruments and practical astronomy.- Vol. 3. The starry heavens
Topic: Astronomy
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Chambers, George Frederick, 1841-1915
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Vol. 1. The sun, planets, and comets.- Vol. 2. Instruments and practical astronomy.- Vol. 3. The starry heavens
Topic: Astronomy
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Chambers, George Frederick, 1841-1915
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Vol. 1. The sun, planets, and comets.- Vol. 2. Instruments and practical astronomy.- Vol. 3. The starry heavens
Topic: Astronomy